July 23, 2014
Obituaries

Linda Moody
Linda Moody, 67, of Otto, passed away on Wednesday, June 4, 2014.  Born in Asheville, she was the daughter of the late John Wesley Monteith and Mary Barnett Monteith. In addition to her parents, sh...
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Christine “Teenie” Southard Mincey
Christine “Teenie” Southard Mincey, 83, of Franklin, passed away on Thursday, June 5, 2014.  Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Bert Southard and Delphia Miller Southard Peek. I...
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Linda Gail Holland Ritchie
Linda Gail Holland Ritchie, 65, of Clayton, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, June 9, 2014. She was born in Franklin, NC and was the daughter of the late Jack Lee Holland and Hilda ...
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John William Clark
John William Clark, 28, of the Nantahala Community, Topton, died Saturday, June 7, 2014. A private family service will be held. Ivie Funeral Home, Andrews is in charge of arrangements.
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Louise Herring Henry
Louise Herring Henry, 91, of Franklin, went home to be with the Lord, on Saturday, June 7, 2014. Born in Dillon, SC, she was the daughter of the late Sam Webster and Mae Bell Carter Webster. In add...
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Carole Ann Hoemeke Anderson
Carole Ann Hoemeke Anderson, 69, of Franklin, passed away on Friday, June 6, 2014.  Born in St. Louis, MO, she was the daughter of the late Victor A. Hoemeke and Charlotte Virginia O’brien Hoemeke....
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Grace Mary Altman
Grace Mary Altman, 96, of Franklin, passed away on May 31, 2014.  Born in Pittsburgh, PA, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Hurley and Helen Zapf Hurley. In addition to her parents, she was p...
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Rass L. Huggins
Rass L. Huggins, 86, of Franklin, passed away on June 2, 2014.  Born in Macon County, he was the son of the late Ernest Huggins and Reba Parrish Huggins. In addition to his parents, he was preceded...
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Fred Loren “Junior” Crisp, Jr.
Fred Loren “Junior” Crisp, Jr., 82, of Franklin, passed away on Monday, May 26, 2014.  Born in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Fred L. Crisp, Sr. and Hessie Rachael Grant Crisp. In addit...
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Brenda Cabe Carson
Brenda Cabe Carson, 60, of Bryson City went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 in Palm Bay, Florida after a brief illness. Born May 5, 1954, her parents were the late Annie and Roy Cabe o...
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Michael Peter Steiert
Michael Peter Steiert, 70, of Franklin, passed away on Sunday, June 1, 2014.  Born in Chicago, IL, he was the son of the late Paul Michael Steiert and Mae Ambrosia Steiert Flamm. Michael was a U.S....
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Bruce Taylor, Jr.
Bruce Taylor, Jr., 74, of Franklin, NC passed away Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Born in Hillsborough County, FL, he was the son of the late Walter Bruce and Jessie Wright Taylor. He was a veteran of the ...
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Steve Bennie Holland
Steve Bennie Holland, 63, of Franklin, NC passed away Friday, May 30, 2014. Born in Macon County, he is the son of Ruby Ramey Holland of Franklin, NC and the late Furman D. Holland. Steve was a lov...
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Edna W. Hudson
Edna W. Hudson, 91, of Winter Haven, Fla., passed away on May 24, 2014 in Winter Haven. Edna was born September 2, 1922, in Pardee, Va. She graduated from Beaver High School in Bluefield, Va. in 19...
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Virginia Shepherd “Ginny” Foshee
Virginia Shepherd “Ginny” Foshee, 61, of Milton, FL, formerly of Franklin, NC, passed away, May 31, 2014.   Ginny was the baby daughter of the late J.C. “Zeke” and Myrtle Holden Shepherd of Frankli...
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Betty Ledford Daniel
Betty Ledford Daniel, 77, of Commerce, GA, passed away Monday, June 2, 2014.  Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Harley and Nellie Watts Ledford. In addition to her parents, she...
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Earle Davis Seaverns Jr.
Earle Davis Seaverns Jr., 87, of Hayesville, died Saturday, May 24, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 31, at The Episcopal Church of The Good Shepherd with Rev. Father ...
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Fred Loren “Junior” Crisp Jr.
Fred Loren “Junior” Crisp Jr., 82, of Franklin, died on Monday, May 26, 2014. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m, Friday, May 30, in the Chapel of Macon Funeral Home. The family received friends...
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Fleeta Marie Anderson
“Granny” Fleeta Marie Anderson, 90, of Otto, passed away Thursday, May 22, 2014.  Born in Hazard, KY, she was the daughter of the late James Leonard Goodson and Delia Caudill Goodson. In addition t...
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Buren Van Morgan
Buren Van Morgan, 87, of Belmont, NC, passed away peacefully, Thursday, May 22, 2014 at the Robin Johnson Hospice House. He was born May 23, 1926 in Franklin, NC. He was the son of the late Wade an...
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Alan Gerard Hill, III
Alan Gerard Hill, III, 64, of Franklin, passed away on Friday, May 23, 2014.  Born in Beverly, MA, he was the son of Alan Gerard Hill, Jr. and the late Constance Reed Hill. In addition to his mothe...
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Harold Hooks Moore, Sr.
Harold Hooks Moore, Sr., 79, of Asheville, died unexpectedly on Friday, May 22, 2014, at the Memorial Campus of Mission Hospitals. A native of Smithfield, NC, Mr. Moore was a son of the late Calvin...
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Bryant Martindale Gilbert
A memorial service for Bryant Martindale Gilbert, of Otto, who died on Nov. 15, 2013, will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, May 31, 2014 at The Barn, 271 Big Creek Road, Rabun Gap, Ga. Franklin VFW Pos...
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Mary Frances Palmer
Mary Frances Palmer, 91, of Franklin, NC passed away Thursday, May 15, 2014. Born in Clay County, she was the daughter of the late Hobert and Annie Ledford Patterson. She was married to Bruce Palme...
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Polly Teasley Wax
Polly Teasley Wax, age 89, of Highlands, NC passed away Friday, May 16, 2014. A native of Toccoa, GA, she was the daughter of the late Olin Alfred Teasley and Pauline Barton Teasley, also of Toccoa...
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Marlene Pearl Creger Wallace
Marlene Pearl Creger Wallace, 67, of Franklin, passed away on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. Born in Pontiac, MI, she was the daughter of the late J.V. Creger and Margaret Joan Lash Creger. In addition t...
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Jerry Ralph Waters
Jerry Ralph Waters, Sr., 66, of Franklin, NC passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014. He was the son of the late Ralph and Hazel Hampton Waters. He was retired from Verizon Telephone Company; was a US N...
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Alecia Fisher Gray
Heaven welcomed its newest angel Alecia Fisher Gray, 47, of Cumming, Georgia this past Friday, May 16, 2014. She was surrounded by her family as she peacefully ended her courageous battle with canc...
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Kenneth Henderson
Kenneth Henderson, 62, of Cullowhee, passed away on Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Born in Clayton, GA, he was the son of Ella Mae Mathis Moss and the late Carmon Henderson. In addition to his father, he w...
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Howard James Gerber
Howard James Gerber, 67, of Franklin, passed away on Saturday, May 10, 2014.  Born in Ventura, CA, he was the son of the late Howard M. Gerber and Maxine L. Henry. Howard was a U.S. Air Force veter...
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Dorothy Mae Croak Pease
Dorothy Mae Croak Pease, 87, of Franklin, passed away on Thursday, May 15, 2014.  Born in Chicago, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence P. Croak and Dora Mae Hartman Croak. In additi...
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Agnes Staggs McNabb
Agnes Staggs McNabb, 91, of Anderson, SC, formerly of Franklin, NC, widow of the late Amos Richard McNabb, passed away on Sunday May 18, 2014. Born June 29, 1922 in Buffalo, Wyoming, she was the da...
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Elizabeth J. “Bette” Sloan
Elizabeth J. “Bette” Sloan, 82, of Franklin, passed away Sunday, May 18, 2014.  Born in Pittsburg, Kansas, she was the daughter of the late S.D. DeLappe and Isadore Eels DeLappe. In addition to her...
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Ina Mae Winfrey
Ina Mae Winfrey, 78, of Andrews died Friday, May 16, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m., Friday, May 23, in Andrews United Methodist Church with Rev. Mary Brown officiating. Ivie Funer...
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George Clisby Clarke
George Clisby Clarke, 73, of Highlands, died on May 11, 2014. Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, May 14, at H.M. Patterson & Son Funeral Home, Oglethorpe Hill Chapel. Memorial service wa...
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Kathy Cowart
Kathy Cowart, 64, of Franklin, passed away on Tuesday, May 13, 2014.  Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Claude Cowart and Lillian Ledford Cowart. In addition to her parents, sh...
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Rev. Vernon Logus Brockman
Rev. Vernon Logus Brockman, 88, of Franklin, passed away on Tuesday, May 13, 2014.  Born in Ida, Louisiana, he was the son of the late Logus Brockman and Elizabeth Owens Brockman. In addition to hi...
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Ellis Ruth Fleming Burkhardt
Ellis Ruth Fleming Burkhardt, 86, of Franklin, passed away on Monday, May 12, 2014.  Born in Jamestown, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin Harrison Fleming and Ada Louella Brickel Flem...
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Ellen Marie Landing
Ellen Marie Landing, 60, of Franklin, died Tuesday, May 13, 2104. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 17, at Newman Chapel Baptist Church, with Rev. Danny Cannon officiating. ...
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Ruth Dills Southard
Ruth Dills Southard, 93, of 3315 West Old Murphy Road, Franklin, passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2014.   She was a native of Macon County and a lifelong resident of the Cartoogechaye Community. She ...
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